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Firing a cannon from the tacoma

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by BrokenTusk, May 25, 2012.

  1. May 25, 2012 at 11:54 AM
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    BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk [OP] I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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  2. May 25, 2012 at 11:54 AM
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    [​IMG]


    I see what you did there.............wrong thread. ;)
     
  3. May 25, 2012 at 11:55 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Lol , that's Fresh
     
  4. May 25, 2012 at 11:56 AM
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    Can an X-Runner handle a cannon?
     
  5. May 25, 2012 at 11:56 AM
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    BrokenTusk [OP] I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Do what? The drinking and driving or the cannon??

    Dude I'm 6'6", do you have ANY idea how large my wingspan is? It's huge!!
     
  6. May 25, 2012 at 11:56 AM
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    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Well then I would suggest a Bofors or similar recoiless rifle type of artillery
     
  7. May 25, 2012 at 11:57 AM
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    :hungry: or do you mean Surreal?
     
  8. May 25, 2012 at 11:59 AM
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    I think he means cereal...like Fruit Loops.
     
  9. May 25, 2012 at 12:00 PM
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    A cannon recently retrieved from Blackbeard's ship was 8ft long and weighed 2000 lbs.
     
  10. May 25, 2012 at 12:05 PM
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    ItalynStylion Sounds Gooooood

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    Here's the thing. It depends how we're mounting it and the firing technique.

    It would need to have a welded tube frame that attaches to the bed bolts (coupling it to the frame). As long as the firing is done with the transmission in neutral I think all should be good. I'd suggest a little more travel than stock with regards to the suspension. Reason being is that the more impulse we can add to the mix the easier it will be to deal with the applied force.

    The real question is which direction are we firing the cannon? Front firing means you're on the attack and therefore a BAMF. Rearward firing means you're running like a little bitch.
     
  11. May 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM
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    ItalynStylion Sounds Gooooood

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    Oh and make sure we include the TSB rear leaf pack.....
     
  12. May 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM
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    I think the more important question is "Who Doesn't need a Tacoma Mounted Cannon?" Because that person should be Banned. I'm Just Saying!!!
     
  13. May 25, 2012 at 12:08 PM
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    scocar being weird again....still

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    That's not as important as protecting his right to have one.
     
  14. May 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM
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    Mad Max now comes to mind.
     
  15. May 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM
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    Did none of you play Grand theft auto as kids? You could spin the tanks turret backwards and go full throttle forward while shooting as fast as you could and eventually the tank would fly! It's science! Put a boat skid underneath it and you'd have a true All Terrain Vehicle! Including clouds as part of the terrain!
     
  16. May 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM
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    Mad Max had the last of the V8 interceptors , but no cannon
     
  17. May 25, 2012 at 12:12 PM
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    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Kids ?

    GTA3 came out when I was like 30
     
  18. May 25, 2012 at 12:17 PM
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    A rocket engine is better for acceleration. You get continuous thrust down the dragstrip, and the weight is gradually reduced as propellant is burned away. Plus it fits under the tonneau:

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  19. May 25, 2012 at 12:20 PM
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    they should make another road warrior movie today.....with a tacoma mounted cannon

    mad_max.jpg
     
  20. May 25, 2012 at 12:21 PM
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